Checklist fail led to FIFO plane light pole crash

Checklist fail led to FIFO plane light pole crash

Pilots failed to notice the braking system had insufficient pressure.

Transport

31 JANUARY 2020
Flying high

Flying high

Aircraft has features that make it well suited to the FIFO market.

Transport

19 AUGUST 2019
Kalgoorlie council draws line in the sand as FIFO fight heats up

Kalgoorlie council draws line in the sand as FIFO fight heats up

According to the council, FIFO is having a detrimental effect on the town.

Sustainability

24 JULY 2019
FIFO benefits regions outside Pilbara, Rio Tinto says

FIFO benefits regions outside Pilbara, Rio Tinto says

Rio's FIFO report shows money flows from the Pilbara but not necessarily the other way.

Logistics

08 JULY 2019
Miners slammed over supplier treatment

Miners slammed over supplier treatment

Miners consider regional METS a bunch of bankers.

Sustainability

04 DECEMBER 2018
This FIFO life for sea slug

This FIFO life for sea slug

Sea slug named for WA's FIFO workers.

Sustainability

06 AUGUST 2018
Miners get virtual fitness feel

Miners get virtual fitness feel

Bringing Les Mills classes to remote sites.

Sustainability

12 JUNE 2018
The boys are back in town and the Black Swan Theatre Company wants Perth to talk

The boys are back in town and the Black Swan Theatre Company wants Perth to talk

The Summer of the Seventeenth Doll tells a timely tale in mining-centric WA.

Sustainability

21 MAY 2018
Mental health stigma still sticks miners say

Mental health stigma still sticks miners say

Study finds miners mental health literacy needs improving.

Sustainability

15 MAY 2018
DIDO not FIFO as Thunderbird keeps it local

DIDO not FIFO as Thunderbird keeps it local

The end of the wet season sees work back in full swing at the Thunderbird mine.

Development

04 MAY 2018
Tropicana workers to get dedicated FIFO mental health program

Tropicana workers to get dedicated FIFO mental health program

To be rolled out to other Macmahon sites.

Sustainability

17 APRIL 2018